Category: History & Culture

not art, music, performing arts or literature

Russian spacecraft

This might well be out of date by 11:00 [time of posting]: # An out of control Russian spacecraft could crash land on southern England sometime this weekend, scientists have warned.  The minibus-sized Phobos Grunt is loaded with 11 tonnes…

Ruin a meal with a smartphone

A nice PC approved version of the pic Via Chuckles, a solution to a First World problem: Also known as “Don’t Be A Di*k During Meals With Friends,” the [phone stacking] game tries to curb cell phone interruptions when dining out…

Dogma

JD sends an article previewing The Science Delusion and there are some chuckle-inducing parts to it: We’re used to scientists telling us that the universe is inert matter, that we lack free will, and that our ideas, beliefs and goals…

Spanish music [2]

There are only six Spanish audios I have on file – here are three, the other three were yesterday.  May I suggest you use right click and open in new tab – they’re audio files, better to have in the…

Spanish music [1]

There are only six Spanish audios I have on file – here are three, the other three tomorrow.  May I suggest you use right click and open in new tab – they’re audio files, better to have in the background:…